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New Order: Movement/Power, Corruption & Lies/Low-Life/Brotherhood/Technique (Rhino)

Dorian Lynskey, Q, November 2008

From the ashes of Joy Division rose a phoenix fusing indie rock and dance music to create the perfect soundtrack for a decade striped by despair and hedonism. And amid the magic, moments of reassuringly human naffness.

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